PPG Industries’ aerospace business will be sponsoring an event at the upcoming 2014 Aerospace Maintenance Competition in Las Vegas. The event, for which PPG will donate prizes, will include four transparencies and sealants maintenance skill tasks. The PPG Aerospace cockpit and wing sealant event will challenge teams in four maintenance skill tasks: cockpit window hump seal repair, surface seal hydrophobic coating application, wing section sealant application of PRC seal caps and fillet sealing in a wing fuel tank using Semco specialty-application nozzles.
PPG Aerospace (Booth No. 4053) Total Service Solutions Group has signed a multi-year contract with Savannah, Ga.-based Gulfstream to provide comprehensive chemical support for the airframer’s G450, G550 and G650 programs. The group provides customers with a modular approach for customized chemical management.